Brookhaven Heart is proud to announce several recognitions from various national organizations that have honored and awarded our hardworking Physicians and dedicated staff. Our recognition from these prestigious organizations and feed back from our patients provide us with the drive to deliver superior quality care to our patients.
National Committee for Quality Assurance
The National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) has been a central figure in driving improvement throughout the health care system, helping to elevate the issue of health care quality to the top of the national agenda. The NCQA seal is a widely recognized symbol of quality.
Patient Centered Specialty Practice (PCSP)
Patient Centered Specialty Practice recognition distinguishes practices that communicate, collaborate and integrate care in ways that patients want and that improves quality. Brookhaven Heart PLLC is pound to announce that it is the first and only single specialty cardiology practice in the State of New York to achieve this coveted recognition at the time of this writing.
Heart Stroke Recognition Program
Heart Stroke Recognition Program is a voluntary program designed to recognize clinicians who use evidence-based measures and provide excellent care to persons with cardiovascular disease
Bridges to Excellence
Bridges to Excellence (BTE) programs recognize and reward clinicians and facilities that deliver superior patient care. BTE is especially concerned with programs that treat patients with chronic conditions such as heart disease. The program systematically measures the quality of care provided by individual practices, paying particular attention to a clinic’s ability to avoid foreseeable complications.
Cardiac Care Excellence
Our certificate in Cardiac Care Excellence acknowledges the efforts our physicians, nurses, and other staff have made to treat our patients carefully and completely. By anticipating and avoiding potential complications, we have not only demonstrated our medical competence, but have also kept costs down for all of our patients. Caring for cardiac patients is often a lengthy process. We strive to remain vigilant and respectful from beginning to end and often develop close relationships with our clients.
Physician Office Systems
From charting to billing, a medical office can be a complicated and confusing place. Our certificate in Physician Office Systems reflects our dedication to reducing errors and increasing quality through the implementation of state-of-the-art information systems. Our office uses the latest technology to organize your personal information and to make that information readily available to you.
Our achievement of recognition as BTE Medical Home is a reflection of our commitment for delivering high quality health care, reducing per capita health care costs and and improve patient and care giver experience.
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) supports the Medicare program, Medicaid, the SCHIP (State Children’s Health Insurance Program), and other heath insurance related programs. CMS also aides in quality standard regulations for other heath agencies and the medical community, including HealthCare.gov oversight.
Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS)
PQRS is a reporting program run by Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services that uses a combination of incentive payments and payment adjustments to promote reporting of quality information by eligible professionals
The Medicare and Medicaid Electronic Health Record (EHR) Program provides incentives for the meaningful use of certified EHR technology to improve patient care. To receive EHR incentives, providers have to show that they are meaningfully using their EHRs by meeting thresholds for a number of objectives
The staff at Brookhaven Heart is grateful to be honored by such respected programs and will continue to strive for excellence into the future. If you are seeking a Long Island, NY cardiology practice that truly cares about its patients, consider reaching out to the professionals at one of our two convenient locations today. Call our office at 631-654-3278 to schedule an appointment.